A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Wedowee ...
The pronunciation of Wedowee: wee-DOW-ee<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Wedowee has a population of 799 people<2> (see below for details).
Wedowee is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wedowee lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Wedowee (for example, toward Franklin (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Telephone area codes for Wedowee: (256) & (938)<4>
The ZIP code for Wedowee: 36278<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wedowee had a population of 823 people. This makes Wedowee the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Wedowee represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 276th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 823 people, the population of Wedowee has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 818 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wedowee had an population of 799 people. This is a decrease of 2.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.32% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wedowee.
Communities near Wedowee ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wedowee.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wedowee:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wedowee ...
Looking for more information about Wedowee? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Wedowee, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wedowee.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wedowee. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 24 Mar 2019